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Geisha Boarding a Boat

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Signed

Kiyonaga ga 清長画

Provenance

Purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from W. L. Keane collection (lot #623); December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1782 (Tenmei 2)

Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0395; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #463, and pl. 23; Pins, The Japanese Pillar Print (1982), #627

Dimensions

Hashira-e; 69.9 x 12.1 cm (27 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.5531

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints